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Passing of Volunteer Firefighter

Posted on Thursday, March 30, 2017 01:45 AM

Municipal flags at Caledon Town Hall and all municipal buildings are being flown at half-mast in honour of the sudden passing of Volunteer Firefighter, Glen Bracken. 

Caledon Council and staff are deeply saddened by his passing.  Our thoughts and prayers are with the Caledon Fire and Emergency Services Team, especially Glen’s father, Al Bracken, former Chief Fire Prevention Officer (retired) and Glen’s brother, Captain Mike Bracken, volunteer firefighter.  Heartfelt condolences go out...

Lazaridis School of Business to survey Caledon residents

Posted on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 10:30 AM

Wilfrid Laurier University’s Lazaridis School of Business will be conducting a survey about the “customer service experience” when dealing with the Town of Caledon.

Launched today, March 29, the survey is available online at caledon.ca/survey

“Customer service is a priority in the Council Work Plan, and I encourage everyone to share information about their experience dealing with Town,” said Mayor Allan Thompson. “The feedback collected about the current quality of customer service will help...

Caledon to Celebrate Earth Hour

Posted on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 03:45 AM

It’s time to turn out the lights for Earth Hour!

The 10th annual Earth Hour begins Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 8:30 p.m. 

The Town will be participating in a “Lights Out” Campaign in an effort to demonstrate its commitment to climate change action. The Town also encourages the local community and businesses to participate in Earth Hour’s “Lights Out” campaign. 

“We can all contribute to Earth Hour, every little bit counts” said Mayor Allan Thompson. “And I encourage everyone to share their...

It’s time to change your clocks … and the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide alarms

Posted on Wednesday, March 08, 2017 04:45 AM

Daylight savings begins on Sunday, March 12, 2017 and Caledon Fire & Emergency Services is recommending residents install new batteries in their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms when they change their clocks this weekend.

“In order for smoke and carbon monoxide alarms to do their job, they need to have working batteries,” explained Caledon Fire Chief Darryl Bailey. “Once a year, old batteries should be replaced with new batteries. When you change your clocks this weekend, Caledon Fire & Emergency...

New burn permit application offers more choice, convenience

Posted on Friday, March 03, 2017 04:30 AM

Property owners in Caledon can now buy a burn permit from a newly updated online application that offers more choice and the convenience of 7/24 availability.

“Our residents want to access Town services when it makes sense for THEM,” said Mayor Allan Thompson.  “With our online burn permit application they don’t have to make a trip during the day or fill out paperwork. They can go online anytime and get a permit, fast.”

Launched in 2014, Caledon’s online burn permit application has been updated...